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Community Compassion Project


Beginning April 1, 2015 the staff at Tranquility Counseling Service will participate in monthly compassion projects designed to give back to the community.  Projects may vary from month to month.  Please check our website periodically to be informed about each upcoming compassion project.


July 2017 thru September 2017 - Tranquility Counseling Services will donate all profits from art sales http://artfromthepsychee.com to community organizations dedicated to helping others in our community.

June 2017 - Tranquility Counseling Services will continue to offer affordable rates to couples in crisis.  Tranquility supports families who are committed to stay together.

March - May 2017 - Tranquility Counseling Services will work with local organizations to offer low cost treatment of addiction and/or addictive behaviors.

February 2017 - Tranquility Counseling Services will reach out to other community organizations who serve adults with Developmental Disabilities to offer free services designed assist with increasing Social Skills and Emotion Regulation.

January 2017 - Tranquility Counseling Services will prepare to partner with a local program which treats a risk youth to offer free counseling sessions to the at risk youth and/or families.

December 2016 - Tranquility will sponsor a family in need during the Christmas holiday.

November 2016 - Tranqulity will donate proceeds from the ArtFromThePsychee sales to support a local hero. Frank Martinez is an Atlanta Firefighter who lives in Cumming, Ga. Frank has risked his life many times to help save others both at, and away from work. He is suffering with stage 4 cancer, and now he needs our support.


October 2016 - Tranquility Counseling Services will donate a percentage of proceeds to the Jon Bon Jovi Soul Foundation    http://jonbonjovisoulfoundation.org

September 2016 - Tranquility Counseling Services will continue to participate in the Revive the Reeves project by donating profits from the artfromthepsychee sales.

March 2016 thru August 2016 - Tranquility Counseling Services will participate in the "Revive the Reeves" project in Woodstock GA  www.revivethereeves.org/

February 1, 2016 - Tranquility will begin the steps needed to foster groups designed for various needs in the community.  Please see our group information.

November 1, 2015 - January 31, 2015 - Tranquility Counseling services will continue offering free sessions to those who qualify.  See free services tab for more information.

October 1, 2015 - Mental Health awareness.
September 1, 2015 - Tranquility Counseling Services will launch a research study designed to explore factors that influence the balance of happy marriages.


August 1, 2015 - Tranquility Counseling Services will donate a percentage of our proceeds for the month of August to the American Red Cross.

July 25, 2015 - Tranquility Counseling Services has donated four paintings from the ArtFromThePsyche collection to be auctioned in an attempt to raise money for the Lumpkin/Dawson Masters Special Olympics.  Spaghetti dinner and silent auction to be held at Jumping Jacks Indoor Playground and Mini golf  60 Hamp Mill Road, Dahlonega GA

July 1, 2015 -   Tranquility Counseling will sponsor an exhibit of paintings from artfromthepsyche at North Grove Hair Solutions located in Dahlonega GA. These paintings are for sale.  All proceeds collected will be donated to the Special Olympics Lumpkin County chapter.

June 1, 2015 - In honor of Father's Day; Tranquility Counseling Services will launch a campaigne to donate or sell artwork created by  "Artfromthepsyche"  in honor of Archie Adams.   Archie Adams passed away in November 2011. He was an accountant by profession but his talent was truley as an artist. Archie Adams painted many breath taking paintings that have been commissioned and/or shared by many people.  The proceeds collected from the artfromthepsychee sales in memory of Archie Adams will be donated to a local chairity that Archie would have endorsed. Art that is donated will also be donated for the purpose of supporting a cause that Archie would have endorsed. This will be ongoing.  Any rising artists who would like to donate their work to tis project should contact Dr. Barnes at drsb@hushmail.com






May 1, 2015 - Tranquility will identify and support a worthy Memorial Day event to honor men and women who have died while serving in the United States Armed Forces.  If you would like to suggest a worthy event, please email Dr. Shannon Barnes via the contact tab.  Please note:  while we appreciate all of your suggestions, we are only able to choose one event to support. The event chosen will be an event recognized for its ability to honor those who served with the upmost respect.

April 1, 2015 - Tranquility Counseling Services will donate 10% of its profits from the month of April to the "Moving Forward Campaigne" fasciliated by Hope Quest Ministry Group Inc.  Hope Quest ministries provides residential treatment to individuals and families of those  who suffer with severe addiction. To learn more about Hope Quest ministries go to http://hopequestgroup.org.










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